It’s amazing how much you can get if you quietly, clearly and authoritatively demand it
Let’s end with a drink. You’re sitting down in your fantasy bar. What’s in your glass?
I’m in Belfast and it’s 4 o’clock in the afternoon — late- afternoon sun shining through the window, dust motes floating lazily in the air, maybe The Pogues are on the jukebox — and I’m drinking Guinness from a pint glass. Slowly.